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Verbascum ‘Plum Smokey’

Like a bouquet picked for you. Rosettes carrying a multitude of 16″ flowering stems above the foliage with numerous, large, smoky-purple flowers. Blooms for months in full sun with good drainage.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 5-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 8″ / 12″ / 16″
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time(s):

Common Name Mullein
Family Scrophulariaceae
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Plant Type
US Patent # PP16156
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Flower Color ,
Foliage Color
Dormancy Winter
Growth Habit
Growth Rate
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How Different? New flower color on 'Jackie'-like plant
Landscape Value Sun garden, mixed beds, borders
Most Active Growing Season
Persistence Deciduous
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 8" / 12" / 16"
Soil (Garden) Excellent porosity and high mineral
Water (Garden) Average water needs in the garden
Special Uses ,
Comments Does well in S. CA. Deer and rabbits tend to leave the Verbascum alone. These plants may ship after foliage has been cut back. They over winter well as long as kept dry.
Water (Greenhouse) Dry moderately between waterings.
EC 0.75 – 1.0
pH 6.4 – 7.4
Fertility Needs 50 – 100 ppm
Finish Time to 4″ 4 – 6 weeks
Finish Time to Gallon
Day Length for Flowering Day Neutral
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